“China’s Orwell”: Jeffrey Wasserstrom on Lu Xun

UPDATE: Wasserstrom blogs about his printed essay, with a handful of great links, here.  This is the best possible use of the internet: explication of a fully-vetted print piece, weaving of the two worlds together.  Writing that exists only in the ether is often that, ephemeral.  Here’s to the union of papyrus and pixels! ORIGINAL POST This was a pleasant surprise: England’s George Orwell is … Continue reading “China’s Orwell”: Jeffrey Wasserstrom on Lu Xun